D211 Post: Applied Tech Teachers Create STEM Summer Project Site

            During most summers, younger area students would have the ability to attend STEM workshops hosted by District 211 Applied Technology teachers.  Due to the current COVID-19 social distancing requirements, the usual camps were not able to be held.  This did not stop the District from finding a way to work with, and inspire younger students. In late-June, Applied Technology teachers from across the District spear-headed the design of the website https://phardy4.wixsite.com/techactivities. &n...

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D211 Post: District Commences Summer Construction (Summer Construction Update)

            As District 211 continues with its summer calendar, work has commenced on multiple construction projects in its buildings.  All projects currently underway are part of the scheduled updates approved by the Board of Education.             The majority of projects underway this summer are at William Fremd High School.  In what will be the most noticeable update in the school, all locker rooms are being renovated to include updated HVAC ...

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D211 Post: Schaumburg Student Named State Lead in Masks Now

            When many school districts, including District 211, switched to e-learning and state officials announced stay-at-home orders in March, Schaumburg student Emma Davenport said her family started looking for ways to keep busy.  They ultimately found Masks Now, an organization which pools the resources of volunteers to create and distribute masks across the country.              After a little more than a month of volunteering to coordinate ...

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D211 Post: 5th Annual Incubator Pitch Night Proceeds in Unique Format

                       For the past five years, Business Incubator courses have culminated with a District 211 Pitch Night.  During the annual event the top business team from each school would pitch their business idea and plan to a panel of local business leaders with the goal of receiving funding.             With schools moving to e-learning, and many activities shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it looked as though this year’s pitch night ...

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D211 Post: SHS Grad Named Schaumburg Youth Volunteer of the Year

            Schaumburg High School Class of 2020 graduate Matthew Williams has been named the Village of Schaumburg Volunteer of the Year in the Youth category.  Williams was selected out of a dozen finalist for this year’s award.             In his nomination of Williams, Schaumburg High School Counselor Brent Swolsky , described him as someone who thrives on serving others.              ...

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D211 Post: District 211 Schools among the Top in U.S. News and World Report

            U.S. News and World Report released its annual Top Schools Report on April 21.  Township High School District 211 was well represented with all five schools placing among the top 15 percent of schools both within the state of Illinois, as well as nationally.             Leading District 211 schools was Fremd High School which ranked 19th in Illinois.  Conant and Schaumburg High Schools were very close, coming in at 46th and 50th in the state, respectively.&nb...

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D211 Post: Hoffman Estates HS Seniors Encourage Peers

            When Hoffman Estates High School senior Kelly Adusah saw a short video on the app Tic Toc talking of strength and perseverance, she was inspired to build on that for her fellow HEHS seniors.  The result was a collaborative video that included more than 60 of her classmates telling everyone to be strong.             Adusah said she and her friends had been feeling sad about the possibility of missing traditional senior events such as prom and ...

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